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Find visually similar images to a given image on Linux

I recommend geeqie, you can install via package manager such as sudo apt install geeqie. As you can see, it able to group by Pikachu's ears even though the images quite different. Note that this ...
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Find visually similar images for a given image file (on Windows)

Just found this today on my search for something similar. (I've been looking for this for years usually once a year. happened to be today) https://sourceforge.net/projects/imgseek/ imgSeek is a ...
Jeremy Pinsonneault's user avatar
5 votes

Find visually similar images for a given image file (on Windows)

Try search by image browser-based OS-independent tool (Windows, Linux, Mac etc.), which I developed. If you have a good PC, it is possible to scan more than 100000 images without a problem. In case of ...
Similar pictures's user avatar
5 votes

Search and Replace tool for Windows Registry

Registry Finder Free Portable Windows XP-10 View all search results in a list. Undo actions.
jsmith's user avatar
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4 votes
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Is there a web app where can I search for books by tag?

I realise you asked this almost a year ago, but in the event you still you haven't found something, I thought I'd answer your question. The closest thing I know of to what you're looking for is ...
Hashim Aziz's user avatar
4 votes

Find visually similar images for a given image file (on Windows)

The best Windows tool I can find for this is Visipics http://www.visipics.info/index.php?title=Main_Page It basically uses ImageMagick to fingerprint images, with a slider to pick out the similarity ...
James Wallace's user avatar
3 votes

Free alternative to Windows Search (full-text indexed search) or non-Java alternative to DocFetcher

I use Agent Ransack. I think it's a nice complementary to Search Everything and I use both in parallel, because they serve different things: file content search and file name search. Agent Ransack ...
Thomas Weller's user avatar
3 votes

Graphical tool to search Subversion revisions of a file

Have you ever tried TortoiseSVN? It allows you to use "Blame" on a file to see previous versions of the file and highlight changes. It's free, but it is only for Windows. UPDATE: For a full blown ...
Chillie's user avatar
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3 votes

Windows Search Software that can search within files

For many years, I have been very happy with the free Agent Ransack, which is free for both Commercial and Personal use. You can get the same application, but titled File Locator Pro, if you are ...
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3 votes

Find visually similar images for a given image file (on Windows)

I've developed a software product which is currently in Beta, and it is currently free. You choose folder sets (the root folder of a set of folders, or on its own) and the software will find similar ...
gouderadrian's user avatar
3 votes
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Is there a way to search the internet while avoiding sites with paywall articles?

Not exactly what you're looking for, but there are more extensions that actually stop some paywall sites from being annoying. Examples: Spaywall that can find archived versions of paywalled articles, ...
Destroy666's user avatar
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Blog search engines: are any of them still alive?

One of the recent contenders which is gaining popularity is feedle. Few smaller search engines provide filters for searching blogs and “small web” sites, see Marginalia (with "Blogosphere" ...
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Alternative to Google's Play Store for Android

Aptoide is an alternative marketplace for mobile applications which runs on the Android operating system. In Aptoide, unlike the default Google Play Store, there is not a unique and centralized store; ...
Milan Stansel's user avatar
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What programming language should I use to generate word lists of Google Ngram raw data

Python is quick and easy to learn plus there are domain specific tools for what you are trying to do as a part of the sci-kit learn package including being able to extract a corpus from an on-line ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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2 votes

Website research tool that shows information about domains (like WHOIS, IP, backlinks, etc.)

I haven't found any websites or programs that can do what you need, so instead of learning Geography, I made a Python 2.7 program to do it for you. Big thanks to jgamblin on Github for his opern ...
jan's user avatar
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2 votes

Windows Search Software that can search within files

You can use notepad++ there is a built-in search function that can search any text within a directory including subfolders. It is under the menu Search > File in File.
Jerry Liang's user avatar
2 votes

Graphical tool to search Subversion revisions of a file

Since you are looking for some text in the files past that information will only be available in to the server rather than locally - so access will be slow. You could however use git as an svn client ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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Search bar for opened windows on Windows

Finally, it was right here and I did not see it. In Dexpot, the software I really like, (free for private use), you can use a shortcut called "Find window" It opens up this: and it defaults into the ...
Ev0oD's user avatar
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2 votes

Search documents & display results in snippet view like Google books?

I'm going to recommend AstroGrep which has a very similar layout to the Google Snippet view. It supports plain text files. It is based of the UNIX utility "grep" and is completely free to use. It ...
Tom's user avatar
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To search almost any file based on context on Windows

For searching filename in Windows, Everything is the best option for you : https://www.voidtools.com/ For searching file content inside, I recommend TextSeek, a fast and easy desktop search tool. And ...
Azure's user avatar
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What tool should I use to find and move a large number of pictures in a bunch of folders on a hard drive?

You can use AstroGrep. As you can see in the picture below you can search for multiple file types & keywords. When your search is over select the files and right click. Go to File Operations, copy ...
Service Desk Bunny's user avatar
2 votes

Linux text editor with server-side search over SSH

In a sense, all text editors can do this. SSH search isn't really something a text editor needs to do, or should, but since there's already tools for remote mounting over SSH, and those tools can ...
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Linux text editor with server-side search over SSH

SSH into the remote box and use vi, vim, emacs or whatever text editor you like - I prefer joe. Your use of grep and other utils will be on the local file system, use screen and you can connect and ...
ivanivan's user avatar
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1 vote

Search & Replace Software which accept replace words count more than 234,206 characters

You should be able to do this with a simple python script, something like: import os # Assuming that the replacement words are in a plain text file with # colon separating the original & new ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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Search tool for scanned PDF documents and images

You may be able to make some headway with the python pdfminer/pdfminer3k but the big problem is that scanned pdf files only contain text as a result of any OCR, (Optical Character Recognition), ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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Getting to know related search queries from google

If you mean "Related Searches" that appear at the bottom of most google searches, you could try a pre-built library such as a web scraper setup to specifically scrape these results. You could also ...
essexboyracer's user avatar
1 vote

Front-end for Windows Search Service

Directory Opus has support for a "Find-As-You-Type field" that can be used to search and won't start a search until you hit enter. To search inside text files, instead of using Windows Search, you ...
Anderson Nascimento Nunes's user avatar
1 vote

App to Search PDF contents / business intelligence

Five years ago I customized Alfresco to perform this exact task. Alfresco is a document management server, which means you can upload files (including PDFs) to it, and your colleagues can download ...
Nicolas Raoul's user avatar
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URL Scanner to find links on Google

Since the Google API is no more, perhaps you could try another search engine? DuckDuckGo's API might help, but might not ... Our Instant Answer API gives you free access to many of our instant ...
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